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World Refugee Survey: 2009

Welcome to the online version of the 2009 edition, sections of which are accessible in PDF.

Statistics

Warehoused Refugee Populations (as of December 31, 2008) 
Contributions to International Refugee Aid Agencies
Resettlement by Country
Major Returns and New Refugees
Ratios of Refugees to Host Country Populations and Distribution by Host Income

Refugees and Asylum Seekers Worldwide (as of December 31, 2008) 

 

Articles

"No Longer Hopeless," by Lavinia Limón
Best and Worst Places for Refugees
Thailand:  Rock Star Sings "For Refugees," Legislators and Donor Discuss Alternatives to Warehousing
"Everyone Speaks Soccer," by the Refugee Law Project
World Refugee Survey 2008:  Rollout around the World 
Activists Challenge Treatment of Refugees in Southeast Asia
FORGE Unites Students against Warehousing

Thailand:  Economist, Labor Leader, Monk on TV Panel--Let the Refugees Work   

 

Refugee Rights Report Cards

Refugee Rights Report Cards

 

Research Partners

Americas
Africa
Middle East and Europe

Asia

 

Country Updates

Algeria
Bangladesh
Botswana
Brazil
Burundi
Cameroon
Canada
Chad
China
Costa Rica
Côte d'Ivoire
Ecuador
Egypt
Ethiopia
Europe
Ghana
Guinea
India
Iran
Iraq
Israel
Jordan
Kenya

Kuwait
Lebanon
Libya
Malawi
Malaysia
Mauritania
Nepal
Niger
Pakistan
Russian Federation 
Rwanda
Saudi Arabia
Serbia 
South Africa
Sudan
Syria
Tanzania
Thailand
Turkey
Uganda
United States
Venezuela
Yemen
Zambia


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